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Battle of Puebla – Wikipedia

Zaragoza had a trench dug to join the forts via the saddle. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Puebla CityMexico. Lorencez was led to believe that the people of Puebla were friendly to the French, and that the Mexican Republican garrison which kept the people in line would be overrun by the population once he made a show of force.

The French artillery had run out of ammunition, so the third infantry attack went unsupported. Napoleon III wanted to set up a puppet Mexican regime. Second French Empire Mexican nobility. Date May 5, A common misconception in the United States is that Cinco de Mayo is Mexico’s Independence Day, [20] the most important national patriotic holiday in Mexico.

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The Mexican victory is celebrated yearly on the fifth of May. May Learn how and when to remove this template message. Jqhuactal Commons has media related to Battle of Puebla. As the French retreated from their final assault, Zaragoza had batal,a cavalry attack them from the right and left while troops concealed along the road pivoted out to flank them.

On 5 Mayagainst all advice, Lorencez decided to attack Puebla from the north.


Retrieved from ” https: Oil on canvas, Mexican Republican victory [1] [2] Political victory for Mexican republicans [1]. The Battle of Puebla Spanish: Mexico in World History.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The French eventually overran the Mexicans in subsequent battles, but the Mexican victory at Puebla against a much better equipped and larger [5] French army provided a significant morale boost to the Mexican army and also helped slow the French army’s advance towards Mexico City.

Views Read Edit View history. The French expeditionary force at the time was led by General Charles de Lorencez. The Mexican forces and the Republican garrison both put up a stout defense and even took to the field to defend the positions between the hilltop forts. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat jahuadtal The year-old Mexican Commander General, Ignacio Zaragozafell back to Acultzingo Pass where he and his army were badly beaten in a skirmish with Lorencez’s forces on 28 April.

Retrieved 17 November Batalla de Puebla ; French: The Day of the Battle of Puebla.

However, he started his attack a little too late in the day, using his artillery just before noon and by noon advancing his infantry. In the United Statesthis holiday has evolved into the very popular Cinco de Mayo holiday, a celebration of Mexican heritage.

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Not to be confused with Siege of Puebla or Jahuacttal of Puebla The battle ended in a victory for the Mexican Army over the occupying French soldiers. This article needs additional citations for verification.

At the end of October diplomats from Spain, France, and Britain met in London to form the Tripartite Alliance, with the main purpose of launching an allied invasion of Mexico, taking control of Veracruz, its major port, and forcing the Mexican government to negotiate terms for repaying its debts and for reparations for alleged harm to foreign citizens in Mexico. Part of the Second French intervention in Mexico. Second Federal Republic of Mexico. Lorencez then completely withdrew to Orizaba.


The Batallx of Puebla was an inspirational event for wartime Mexico, and it provided a stunning revelation to the rest of the world which had largely expected a rapid victory for French arms. Celebrating Culture in Jahuacttal Library. April Learn how and when to remove this template message.

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Archived at the Wayback Machine. Zaragoza retreated to Puebla which was heavily fortified — it had been held by the Mexican government since the Reform War.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The allied forces occupied Veracruz and advanced to Orizaba. A vehement complaint was lodged ve the Mexicans to General Lorencez who took the effrontery as a plan to assail his forces.